Photo: Hip drives Summary: With an eye on handheld consumer appliances, Hitachi is expected to announce that it has created the smallest drive on the market. By Bill Detwiler | July 19, 2006 -- 11:49 GMT (04:49 PDT) Follow @billdetwiler SHARE: SUBSCRIBE TO: Hardware TOPICS: Hardware 0 By Bill Detwiler | July 19, 2006 -- 11:49 GMT (04:49 PDT) Hip drives Hitachi is trying to sex up the marketing for its new one-inch Microdrive, which is expected to give smart phones, MP3 players and PDAs up to 60GB of storage. Topic: Hardware Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.